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Customer Service Representative - Winnipeg

Customer Service Representative – Join One of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies!

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Customer Service Representative (CSR) has a direct impact on the company's relationship with clients across North America. As the single point of contact for specific clients, our CSR will understand and communicate their needs as well as the level of service expected. Our CSR will build solid relationships and take a lead role in issue resolution, business monitoring and client development. This position operates in a very high-paced environment where teamwork is a key to success. Our CSR will utilize their strong communication and interpersonal skills to develop and strengthen relationships. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities will be the key to success in this position. Solid knowledge of the Transportation Industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Executive Assistant - Winnipeg

Executive Assistant

Bison Transport, one of the largest, safest and most progressive carriers in the industry, is currently searching for an Executive Assistant (EA) to support the President and COO.

As an integral member, the EA will maintain a high level of confidentiality, exercise discretion and considerable judgment to make decisions and apply guidelines based on knowledge of the appropriate policies and procedures. This role requires an individual that is professional in demeanor, team oriented, thrives in a fast-paced and challenging environment with strict deadlines and works independently with minimal direction.  The EA will provide project coordination and support as well as prepare and/or editing internal and external letters, faxes, memos and emails.  You will be responsible for project support which includes note taking and summarizing and action follow up items.  Utilizing your proven planning and time-management skills you will be responsible for managing the COO and President’s calendar, including the scheduling of, and preparation of materials for, meetings, appointments and conference calls.  You will also provide travel coordination as required.  Due to the sensitive nature of the information that you will manage, it is essential that you are able to maintain the highest standards of confidentiality and professionalism. 

The successful candidate possesses:

·         2 to 3 years of recent and related work experience in an executive office environment;

·         Demonstrated customer service skills;

·         Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and administrative skills;

·         Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills;

·         Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff;

·         Ability to complete projects and tasks thoroughly and on-time with minimal supervision;

·         Must possess advanced MS Office skills and be adept at learning and adapting to new technologies and software as required;

·         Ability to draft correspondence and to handle complex administrative information.

·         Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and to exercise discretion and judgment to make decisions, interpret directions and apply guidelines appropriately;

·         Ability to work independently to strict deadlines;

·         Must possess a strong work ethic and be responsible

Are you looking for an excellent opportunity to grow your career in an administrative environment?  Are you flexible and looking for variety?  Do you thrive is a fast-paced environment?  Do you possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! 

Please submit your resume online via the Bison Transport Website by visiting the “Careers” section at: www.bisontransport.com.

 

 

Administrative Assistant - Winnipeg

Administrative Assistant

Are you:

…be an integral part of a growing, fast paced and dynamic team?

…work on challenging projects where you can have a leadership impact?

…take your career to the next level?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Corporate Service and HR team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture.  Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success.  Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

The Administrative Assistant directly reports to the Senior VP of Corporate Services and VP of Human Resources and provides executive support in a one-on-one working relationship.  The Administrative Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external matters pertaining to Senior VP of Corporate Services and VP of Human Resources.  The Administrative Assistant  must be creative and enjoy working in teams, organize and coordinates executive initiatives, corporate travel, and oversees special projects.   As well this individual will manage the corporate cell phone policy, manage the company vehicle, and several other projects.

The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administrative, and organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. Demonstrated customer service, problem solving, time management and organizational skills are integral to your success in this position.  Experience providing high-level administrative support, exceptional communication along with proficiency in all MS Office applications is essential.  Experience in travel coordination and professional document preparation is considered an asset.

So? 
Are you looking for an excellent opportunity to grow your career in an administrative environment?  Are you flexible and looking for variety?  Do you thrive is a fast-paced environment?  Do you possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume online via the Bison Transport Website by visiting the “Careers” section at: www.bisontransport.com.

Trailer Technician - Calgary

Trailer Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7321)

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:                                                       

·         You will be either:

        - A certified Journeyman Trailer Technician or

        - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training        Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

·         You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period

·         Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

 

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 05:30-16:00

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

We have 2 vacancies for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $28-31.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $25.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

How to Apply:

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Calgary

Tractor Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

·         You will be either:

                  - A certified Journeyman Technician or

                  - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training                                       Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

·         You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period

·         Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 05:30-16:00

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

We have 2 vacancies for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $31-33.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $29.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

How to Apply:

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Maintenance Coordinator - Calgary

Maintenance Coordinator

Calgary, AB

Are you?

…A leader with great communication and administrative skills?
…Passionate about coordinating & details?
…A team player who values being a great support?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Maintenance Coordinator ensures that the fleet maintenance requirements are accurately identified, recorded and prioritized within the maintenance system to meet maintenance safety, operational and Driver needs. The Maintenance Coordinator is also expected to be a team player in the maintenance department and able to communicate effectively with mechanics, drivers, outside vendors and Bison’s customers. 

Responsibilities Include:

Administration and Reporting

  • Work order entry
  • Creating purchase orders
  • Utilizing reports to identify incorrect or problem data using established guidelines
  • Communicating exceptions, initiate corrective action, and report and evaluate the action effects.
  • Works with Outsourced Maintenance Coordinators to schedule equipment and ensures equipment gets to required shop
  • Assigns tasks to the Mobile Tech in the Cgy yard
  • Driver & Customer Relations

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a maintenance administrative/coordination role
  • Excellent organizational skills and record keeping ability
  • Strong attention to detail abilities
  • Ability to use and learn computer software and programs
  • Problem solving ability; recognize, assess, report and provide solutions
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

This position is subject to a modified shift. Mon-Thurs (16:00-02:30)

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Apprentice Technician - Calgary

Are you:

...committed to learning?
...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?
...keen to develop a career with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As an Apprentice Technician you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Technicians, and the other Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

NOTE: This position is subject to a modified work schedule.

Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Technician, Heavy Duty Technician), and the desire to obtain your Journeyman's certificate will be key to your success in this position. Your effective time management and team focus, as well as your qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Washbay Attendant - Winnipeg

Wash Bay Attendant

Winnipeg, MB

Are you:

...eager to provide exceptional customer service?

...looking for a hands-on job?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting friendly, energetic people like you to join our highly effective Winnipeg Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

As a Wash Bay Attendant (WBA) you will be responsible for the Company's performance in terms of efficient, effective and timely cleaning of the Bison Transport tractor fleet. You are expected to be a team player in the Maintenance department. Good communication skills and a professional attitude are basic requirements. In addition to washing tractors and trailers, you will be involved in cleaning the shop, picking up parts from outside vendors and transporting drivers to various locations (i.e., hotels, etc.) Previous experience in a shop service related field will contribute to your success. Class 5 (general) license is required. 

Are you self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision? Are you a team player with excellent communication and customer service skills? Bison is seeking well organized individuals who thrive in a fast paced environment. If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! 

Please submit an online application by visiting the "Careers" section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Fleet Dispatcher - Calgary

Fleet Dispatcher 

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As a Fleet Dispatcher for our Calgary operations team, you will be exposed to all aspects of the Western Customer Service region. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

·         Identification and resolution of all non-routine or time-sensitive issues that arise after regular business hours

·         Regularly monitor assigned fleet and accurately distribute, receive and update information in our state of the art technological systems

·         Management of all after-hours satellite, telephone and in-person communications

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

·         Educational background in Supply Chain Management (or other relevant area such as Business)

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Knowledge of the transportation industry and North American geography are considered assets

This position is subject to a modified work schedule. We are looking for Fleet Dispatchers for various shifts (days and nights). 

About Bison

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Calgary Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume immediately in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Post Secondary Co-Op Work Placement - Operations - Calgary

Co-Op Work Experience Opportunity - Operations

Calgary, AB

 

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

Bison's Co-op Work Experience Placement

Steer Your Studies & Your Career!

 

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

 

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

 

Placement Overview

 

The goal of the Co-Op Placement is to provide students with valuable work and life experience. Students are hired to work full time for the duration of their chosen 8 month placement term. Over the period of this term, you will be placed in one of two exciting roles within our business with the opportunity to experience different aspects of the business and grow.

 

Assignments may include:

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch (act as a liaison with our professional drivers!)

 

Qualifications:

• Enrolled in Management or Business Administration degree program, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

 

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

 

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Yard Check Clerk - Calgary

YARD CHECK CLERK

Calgary, AB

Are you:

…Excited to work outside enjoying the elements?
…Passionate about contributing to the operations of a leading transportation company?
…Keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Do you enjoy working outside? Are you detail-oriented? Then we have the position for you!

We currently have a Yard Check Clerk position available. The Yard Check Clerk is responsible for the following:

·         Physical verification of trailers in the yard which involves following a detailed inspection and identifying problems found during these inspections including thorough communication 

·         Timely and accurate reconciliation of the daily yard check 

·         Monitoring, tracking and verifying the accuracy of each trailer and trailer status in the yard

·         Daily reports and status updates

·         Other administrative duties as required

Our Ideal Candidate will possess the following qualifications:

·         Valid Drivers' License (Class 1, 3 or 5)

·         Ability and willingness to work for extended periods in an outside environment (in adverse weather conditions)

·         Strong attention to detail 

·         Strong communication skills

  • Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Ability to multitask and to thrive in a fast-paced environment  

·         Good interpersonal and communication skills

·         Good problem solving abilities

·         Proven team player with the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams and to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships

This position is subject to a modified work schedule.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Operations Trainee - New Grad Program - Calgary

Operations Trainee - New Grad Program

May 2015 Start

Calgary, AB

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a newly graduated student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

Bison's New Graduate Program

Steer Your Career!

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

Program Overview

The goal of the New Graduate Program is to develop talented individuals into Bison's future leaders. Students are hired after graduation to work in a full-time capacity. Over the 18-month period of this program, you will be placed on a vigorous learning development plan to afford you with a solid understanding of our company at all levels. Throughout this program you will be working with a variety of Bison's leaders who will contribute to your career development and your manager will assume a mentoring role to guide your success. You will be challenged through approximately three job rotations (six to eight months each) in various roles across the organization.

All New Grad rotations and Learning Plans will be supported and monitored by the mentoring manager. Assignments may include:

• Operations Administration

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch

• Fleet Coordination

• Planning

• Business Analyst

Personal Development

With each rotation, New Grads go through a complete career development & performance review series. This allows you to spend time with your mentoring manager at the beginning of each term to identify the skills you expect to learn, master and apply on the job. At the end of each rotation, you will have developed new skills and abilities and you will have a constructive understanding of all the attributes you bring to the organization.

After New Grads successfully complete the rotational program, successful participants will be placed into their "destination" career path based on business need, personal career goals and individual skills and knowledge demonstrated throughout the rotational program. As a result, the successful candidates are well underway with their career growth and a promising future at Bison!

Qualifications:

• Graduate of a Commerce, Management or Business Administration degree, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs and leadership training

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Post Secondary Co-Op Work Placement - Operations - Edmonton

Co-Op Work Experience Opportunity - Operations,

Edmonton, AB

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

Bison's Co-op Work Experience Placement

Steer Your Studies & Your Career!

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

Placement Overview

The goal of the Co-Op Placement is to provide students with valuable work and life experience. Students are hired to work full time for the duration of their chosen 4 or 8 month placement term. Over the period of this term, you will be placed in one of two exciting roles within our business with the opportunity to experience different aspects of the business and grow.

Assignments may include:

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch (act as a liaison with our professional drivers!)

 

Qualifications:

• Enrolled in Management or Business Administration degree program, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Post Secondary Co-Op Work Placement - Operations - Langley

Co-Op Work Experience Opportunity - Operations

Langley, BC

 

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

Bison's Co-op Work Experience Placement

Steer Your Studies & Your Career!

 

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

 

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

 

Placement Overview

 

The goal of the Co-Op Placement is to provide students with valuable work and life experience. Students are hired to work full time for the duration of their chosen 4 or 8 month placement term. Over the period of this term, you will be placed in one of two exciting roles within our business with the opportunity to experience different aspects of the business and grow.

 

Assignments may include:

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch (act as a liaison with our professional drivers!)

 

Qualifications:

• Enrolled in Management or Business Administration degree program, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

 

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

 

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Fleet Dispatcher - Mississauga

Fleet Dispatcher

Mississauga, ON

Are you?

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people ?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Fleet Dispatcher (FD) will execute the day to day activity of their assigned driver fleet.  This includes monitoring of the fleet, accurately distributing, receiving and updating information. The FD is responsible for identifying and participating in the resolution of issues relating to day to day activity of the driver is essential.  The FD must be well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness in carrying out daily activities.

Responsibilities:

  • This involves the transmitting and receiving of all information relevant to the driver performing his/her duties within the Company and customer requirements.  
  • The handling of all driver related satellite messages or calls within assigned and overflow queues.
  • Reporting and documenting of all customer service, planning and driver related issues to the appropriate personnel 

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications

·         You must have dispatch experience in order to be considered for this role

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Ability to multitask and to thrive in a fast-paced environment  

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·         Proven analytical and critical thinking skills

·         Excellent problem solving abilities

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Mississauga Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Logistics Assistant - Winnipeg

Logistics Assistant

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!


We are currently recruiting highly motivated, results-driven people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Logistics team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

Our Logistics Assistant carries out duties associated with the day to day administrative function of Bison Asset Based Logistics (ABL). Key duties include:

• Sending carrier contracts
• Creating purchase orders
• Exchanging credit
• Insurance and authorities
• Order tracing
• Recording of information in the logistics system
• Troubleshooting as required

The focus of this position is to ensure that all administrative functions of Bison ABL are completed in an accurate, timely and complete manner.

Our ideal candidate possesses:
• Proven communication and time-management skills;
• Strong customer service and relationship-building skills
• The ability to thrive in a fast-pace, deadline-oriented environment

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Account Manager – Central Region - Winnipeg

Account Manager – Central Region

Are you?

…eager to develop and ensure continued success with Bison’s top clients?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Account ManagerCentral Region is responsible for ensuring success with our current and future clients. This individual will have shown the ability to earn trust, develop a strong value proposition based on client need and have confidence to cold call in the pursuit of new business. 

The successful candidate will be self-motivated, able to work independently and have a strong desire to win by meeting the lane volume demands and hence achieving stretched budget requirements.  As well, the candidate will have a strong transportation (operational) background.  Additionally, interpersonal skills combined with the ability to provide a network solution is critical to the success of this role.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting outgoing, customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Sales team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. 

Senior Financial Analyst, Analytics - Winnipeg

Senior Financial Analyst, Analytics

…A highly motivated, emerging leader?

…Able to organize data in a way that tells a story and motivates action?

…Results-oriented professional, with great communication skills?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting highly motivated, analytical people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Analytics team.  This newly created position will manage data mining and presentation, insight development for past, present, and future activities.  The Senior Financial Analyst, Analytics, through their unique skill set, will combine with operations experts, and analytics team partners, to uncover growth opportunities, define areas in the network that need attention, and create powerful visualizations that demonstrate insight and collaborate to develop action plans that will impact the network.  This role will build momentum for the growth of the department in the future.

The successful candidate:

  • Must understand the process of creating meaningful visualizations out of data sets, and have experience telling a story that motivates action.
  • Must have finance, accounting, and analysis experience, and ideally a designation in the field.
  • Must have ability to lead problem solving teams to positive results.
  • Must have proven ability to communicate in a clear, accurate, and concise manner, written and oral.
  • Has demonstrated success in independently meeting deadlines in a fast paced and dynamic work environment.
  • Has strong abstract reasoning skills, database and/or data mining expertise.
  • Would be an asset to have experience in data science, predictive modeling, SQL, Power Pivot, R, Hadoop, Congnos, or other language, database structure, or software packages.
  • Demonstrated facilitation skills.
  • Must be able to manage projects as assigned.

Are you detail oriented and insightful with excellent communication and team building skills?  Do you want to employ your technical knowledge and ability to succeed in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment? Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of leading transportation company?  If your answer is yes – make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offer a progressive company culture.  Our employees are energetic, respectful and professional in the company’s aggressive pursuit of success.  Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services in our customers.

 

 

Please submit your resume in by visiting the Careers section on our website www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.